New Year’s Eve Double-Feature Decided!

New_years_toastWe gave our Smackdown readers the chance to vote on a selection of ten top New Year's Eve movies and, given that it's getting to that time, we're ready to cough up the results.

The question was:  

"You're staying home on December 31st to watch a double-feature.  Which two films that have scenes from New Year's Eve would be most worth seeing?"  

You picked one film from 1960 and another from 2001:

  1. The Apartment (29.0%)
  2. Bridget Jones's Diary (25.8%)
  3. The Godfather, Part II (24.2%)
  4. When Harry Met Sally (22.6%)
  5. Ocean's Eleven (21.0%)
  6. Diner (17.7%)
  7. The Poseidon Adventure (11.3%)
  8. Sunset Boulevard (9.7%)
  9. Boogie Nights (9.7%)
  10. 200 Cigarettes (8.1%)

Yes, we know.  That does add up to more than 100%.  Because readers could choose two films, the way the Vizu Polls people do it, that potentially adds up to 200%.

In any case, Happy New Year's to you all, and may 2010 bring us some awesome new films to Smack around good!

About Bryce Zabel 196 Articles
Drawing inspiration from career experiences as a CNN correspondent, TV Academy chairman, creator of five produced primetime network TV series, and fast-food frycook, Bryce is the Editor-in-Chief of "Movie Smackdown." While he freely admits to having written the screenplay for the reviewer-savaged "Mortal Kombat: Annihilation," he hopes the fact that he also won the Writers Guild award a couple of years ago will cause you to cut him some slack. That, plus the fact that he has a new StudioCanal produced feature film, “The Last Battle,” shooting this summer in Europe about the end of World War II. He's also a member of the Directors Guild, Screen Actors Guild, and a past enthusiast of the Merry Marvel Marching Society. His new what-if book series, “Breakpoint,” just won the prestigious Sidewise Award for Alternate History, and has so far tackled JFK not being assassinated and The Beatles staying together.

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